Spanish Election Result

  1. Winners:
    • PM Pedro Sanchez's PSOE emerged as the biggest party, with 123 seats (+38)
    • Far-right representation for the first time since the fall of Franco, with VOX winning 24 seats
    • Pro-union centrist Ciudadanos ~double their seats to 57 (+25)
    • Catalonia preferred the Republican Left (15 seats, +7) to former attempted secessionist leader Carlos Puidgmont's Together for Catalonia (7 seats, -1)
  2. Losers:
    • Former centre-right behemoth PP lose over half their seats (-68)
    • Former anti-austerity protest group Podemos . . .

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